Independent living for the over 55s
Amounderness Court is conveniently located near to centre of Kirkham; a market town with a good range of amenities including a supermarket, Post Office, library, doctors, cafes, leisure centre and independent shops. There are good transport links including a railway in nearby Wesham. This property is located on the ground floor and has a compact, single bedroom.
The Scheme benefits from a Independent Living Co-Ordinator service to ensure the safety and wellbeing of residents and to provide a link with doctors, families, friends and the support services. The Scheme is also monitored by the Control Centre and should an emergency arise, residents can be contacted by pulling the intercom cord or by pressing a pendant. This service is available 24 hours a day, 265 days of the year.
Please note that this property is ready to let and rent is required to be paid at sign-up.
Advertised rent & service charges advertised include:
- Communal laundry and resident's lounge facilities
- Scheme Manager support and 24 hour emergency pull-cord facility
- Communal maintenance including cleaning, lighting, repairs, garden maintenance etc.
- Administration charge.
- Personal heating/hot water charge
Total rent figure = £119.52 per week (over 52 weeks). Comprises of £82.94 rent plus £36.58 service charges. Service charge figures include a supported service charge of £4.86 and a personal heating/hot water charge of £7.46. Remaining service charges are eligible for local authority subsidy for those entitled to housing benefit. Please note that rent charges advertised are subject to annual review.
To qualify for Independent Living with Progress Housing Group, all residents are required to engage in a minimum level of support provided by the Independent Living Co-Ordinator. This includes 2 contacts a week (intercom/visit), a quarterly check of the emergency alarm equipment and an annual review of the resident's support plan. Applicants over 50 years old will be considered and assessments may be carried out in order to determine eligibility.
Please click here to find our estimated running costs of a one bedroom Independent Living scheme apartment. You may benefit from using our Income & Expenditure calculation form to assess your financial circumstances if you are interested in applying for this property as we may ask you to complete it as part of our affordability assessment prior to you being offered a tenancy.
For further information or to express an interest in this property, please contact our Allocations Team by clicking on the 'Enquire Now' button below, via telephone on 01772 450600 or alternatively please click here to be re-directed to our sub-regional Choice Based Lettings site.
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